Noam Chomsky may be profoundly rightwing on Palestinian self-determination, BDS, & the Syrian revolution against Assad, but he did nail Slavoj Žižek as an intellectual fraud. Žižek, once hailed by left intellectuals as the “Elvis of Marxism,” did his best work on the hermeneutics of toilets & exposed his racism, xenophobia, Islamophobia on the issue of refugees.
The question is: does he still get paid honoraria by left intellectuals to talk his gibberish? Or have they moved on to some other fool?
Zizek on the hermeneutics of toilets: